Navigation Links
An even-handed analysis of environmental policy
Date:3/20/2009

The 1969 crisis of the Santa Barbara, California, offshore oil spill gave birth to new environmental laws that made the United States a leader in environmental protection worldwide. Since then, environmental regulation has been a key issue to both industrial and environmental performance and has contributed to a deepening confrontation between environmental and industrial groups and spread to other areas of politics and society.

In his new book, The Conflict over Environmental Regulation in the United States: Origins, Outcomes and Comparisons with the EU and Other Regions, public policy expert and George Mason University professor Frank Manheim examines the origins of the conflict and analyzes current environmental and resource policy. Other developed nations, especially in the European Union, have initiated more sophisticated and cooperative regulatory policies that have led to high environmental quality and have permitted the EU to lead in global reduction of greenhouse gas emissions. Topics covered include:

  • Environmentalists versus industry: a collision between the two post-World War II movements
  • The modern offshore oil industry
  • Environmental and public health management
  • Exploring methods to reduce carbon dioxide emissions and their effects
  • Environmental policies in the European Union
  • Reform efforts and the future
  • Case studies and policy analysis.

Frank T. Manheim is an affiliate professor in the School of Public Policy, George Mason University in Virginia, USA. In the course of more than 30 years as a federal government ocean and earth scientist, he served on numerous interagency and scientific advisory panels, including the National Academy of Science-National Research Council, National Science Foundation, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Bureau of Land Management and Minerals Management Service, and industry associations. He has cooperated with European, Russian, and Japanese
'/>"/>

Contact: Joan Robinson
joan.robinson@springer.com
49-622-148-78130
Springer
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. New Analysis: Light and Intermittent Smokers Overlooked in Traditional Tobacco Research
2. MEDai Enhances Chronic Care Management with Real-Time, Evidence-Based Medicine Guideline Analysis
3. Alzheimers Disease Neuroimaging Initiative announces completion of genome-wide analysis
4. Breath or urine analysis may detect cancer, diabetes
5. Caldwell College to Host National Conference on Autism and Applied Behavior Analysis in April, Autism Awareness Month
6. Highline Data Analysis Shows Year-over-Year P&C Industry Net Income Down 67.7%, Life Industry Net Unrealized Capital Losses Totaled $51.7 billion in 2008
7. ForteBio Launches New Biosensor for Kinetic Analysis and Screening of Human IgG Antibodies
8. Paragon Benefits, Inc. Selects North Star Health for Data Analysis and Cost Management Reporting
9. Frost & Sullivan Lauds Aesku.Diagnostics For Providing an Overall Analysis Platform For a Wide Range of Autoimmune Complications
10. QSAI & SGS-CSTC to Begin Joint Food Analysis Services in China
11. New analysis shows liver cancer incidence has tripled since 1970s, but survival rates improving
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/26/2015)... North American Seminars launches it new ... to providing information regarding OT PT continuing education courses ... As a leader in live hands PT continuing ... live and online continuing education courses. , ... A Master Clinicians Approach to Advanced Concepts in Examination ...
(Date:3/26/2015)... 26, 2015 The American College of Traditional ... the topics of the DAOM Program as well as Marketing ... Webinar will be hosted by Dr. Carla Wilson, who will ... steps on how to prepare for the spring quarter. The ... March 27, April 1 and April 3. Attendees can log ...
(Date:3/26/2015)... Doctors Scott Sullivan and Frank DellaCroce, ... (CRBS) and the St. Charles Surgical Hospital ... that board certified Surgical Oncologist Dr. William Karl Ordoyne ... joins fellow breast surgical oncologist Alan Stolier, M.D., FACS ... M.D., FACS; Scott Sullivan, M.D., FACS; Chris Trahan, M.D., ...
(Date:3/26/2015)... The Baruch S. Blumberg Institute ( http://www.blumberginstitute.org ... scientists to focus exclusively on research to develop a ... its research capacity and has created the largest concentration ... liver cancer in the United States. , Four principal ... Guo and Ying-Hsiu Su – and 16 of their ...
(Date:3/26/2015)... NJ (PRWEB) March 26, 2015 ... statistical consulting firm, announced the release of BathroomMap® ... experts to increase access to public restrooms for travelers, ... in bathroom apps, BathroomMap does not facilitate a paid, ... algorithm to identify and rate local establishments that have ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:North American Seminars Launches Healthclick.com, a New Mobile Ready Website, Providing CME Course Information to PT, PTA, OT and ATC's 2Health News:North American Seminars Launches Healthclick.com, a New Mobile Ready Website, Providing CME Course Information to PT, PTA, OT and ATC's 3Health News:ACTCM Announces Upcoming Webinars 2Health News:Surgical Oncologist Joins Center for Restorative Breast Surgery and St. Charles Surgical Hospital 2Health News:Surgical Oncologist Joins Center for Restorative Breast Surgery and St. Charles Surgical Hospital 3Health News:Baruch S. Blumberg Institute Recruits World-Class Hepatitis B Scientists 2Health News:Baruch S. Blumberg Institute Recruits World-Class Hepatitis B Scientists 3Health News:Baruch S. Blumberg Institute Recruits World-Class Hepatitis B Scientists 4Health News:New Bathroom Finder App, BathroomMap®, Helps People with Medical Needs Who Urgently Need a Bathroom When Traveling 2Health News:New Bathroom Finder App, BathroomMap®, Helps People with Medical Needs Who Urgently Need a Bathroom When Traveling 3
... ... , ... -- More than 15.7 million women are HIV positive world-wide. In fact one in four ... diagnosed with HIV . These statistics underline the critical need for women and girls to ...
... , ... ... ... ...
... ... ... ... ...
... ... ... ... ...
... , ... ... , , ... ...
... ... ... ... ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:March 10 is National Women and Girls with HIV/AIDS Awareness Day 2Health News:March 10 is National Women and Girls with HIV/AIDS Awareness Day 3Health News:Introducing KePRO(TM) Engage Health - A Revolutionary Wellness & Lifestyle Management Company 2Health News:Introducing KePRO(TM) Engage Health - A Revolutionary Wellness & Lifestyle Management Company 3Health News:Introducing KePRO(TM) Engage Health - A Revolutionary Wellness & Lifestyle Management Company 4Health News:Introducing KePRO(TM) Engage Health - A Revolutionary Wellness & Lifestyle Management Company 5Health News:Critical Recommendations Unveiled to Respond to National Public Health Crisis: Deep-Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism 2Health News:Critical Recommendations Unveiled to Respond to National Public Health Crisis: Deep-Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism 3Health News:Critical Recommendations Unveiled to Respond to National Public Health Crisis: Deep-Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism 4Health News:Critical Recommendations Unveiled to Respond to National Public Health Crisis: Deep-Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism 5Health News:Critical Recommendations Unveiled to Respond to National Public Health Crisis: Deep-Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism 6Health News:Critical Recommendations Unveiled to Respond to National Public Health Crisis: Deep-Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism 7Health News:Critical Recommendations Unveiled to Respond to National Public Health Crisis: Deep-Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism 8Health News:Online Tool Created to Contact Vatican Officials: 'Why Are American Bishops Allowed to Defy the Pope's Words Concerning Child Killing and the Eucharist?' 2Health News:Online Tool Created to Contact Vatican Officials: 'Why Are American Bishops Allowed to Defy the Pope's Words Concerning Child Killing and the Eucharist?' 3Health News:Online Tool Created to Contact Vatican Officials: 'Why Are American Bishops Allowed to Defy the Pope's Words Concerning Child Killing and the Eucharist?' 4Health News:Online Tool Created to Contact Vatican Officials: 'Why Are American Bishops Allowed to Defy the Pope's Words Concerning Child Killing and the Eucharist?' 5Health News:Legislation Aims to Reform Nursing Homes in Illinois 2Health News:Legislation Aims to Reform Nursing Homes in Illinois 3Health News:Legislation Aims to Reform Nursing Homes in Illinois 4Health News:Legislation Aims to Reform Nursing Homes in Illinois 5Health News:GoodTherapy.org and PsychCentral.com Partner to Help Therapy Seekers Find a Therapist 2Health News:GoodTherapy.org and PsychCentral.com Partner to Help Therapy Seekers Find a Therapist 3Health News:GoodTherapy.org and PsychCentral.com Partner to Help Therapy Seekers Find a Therapist 4Health News:GoodTherapy.org and PsychCentral.com Partner to Help Therapy Seekers Find a Therapist 5Health News:GoodTherapy.org and PsychCentral.com Partner to Help Therapy Seekers Find a Therapist 6
(Date:3/26/2015)... , March 26, 2015 A new ... that comparative effectiveness research (CER) will yield improvements ... yet seeing the impact of CER in the ... annual survey of stakeholders shows that they view ... impact on health care and decision-making in the ...
(Date:3/26/2015)... , March 26, 2015 Even the Score ... the Food and Drug Administration,s landmark approval of Viagra ... members of Congress calling on the Agency to begin ... first-ever medical treatment for women,s most common sexual dysfunction. ... medical treatment options for sexual dysfunction – while women ...
(Date:3/26/2015)... STAEFA, Switzerland , March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... wirelessly transmits sound from the unaidable ear to a Venture ... people with single-sided deafness to hear speech from the side ... for Phonak CROS II is as easy and intuitive as ... benefits of the CROS solution during the fitting session.    ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:NPC Highlights Stakeholder Views on Comparative Effectiveness Research and the Environment for Health Care Decision-Making 2NPC Highlights Stakeholder Views on Comparative Effectiveness Research and the Environment for Health Care Decision-Making 3NPC Highlights Stakeholder Views on Comparative Effectiveness Research and the Environment for Health Care Decision-Making 4Even The Score Marks 17th Viagra Anniversary with Release of New Letter from Members of Congress to FDA Calling for Equity in Sexual Health 2Even The Score Marks 17th Viagra Anniversary with Release of New Letter from Members of Congress to FDA Calling for Equity in Sexual Health 3Even The Score Marks 17th Viagra Anniversary with Release of New Letter from Members of Congress to FDA Calling for Equity in Sexual Health 4Phonak CROS II: The smart solution for single-sided deafness 2
... 30 NeoStem, Inc. (NYSE Amex: NBS ), ... acquisition of China Biopharmaceuticals Holdings, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ... The acquisition was completed following the approval of shareholders ... held yesterday at 11:00 am. The shareholders of ...
... 2009 Convention -- When Shawnae Jebbia won the Miss USA ... career. She appeared at events throughout the world, worked as ... world unexpectedly changed when she was diagnosed with hearing loss. ... had a difficult time understanding and accepting the sudden hearing ...
Cached Medicine Technology:NeoStem Acquires China Biopharmaceuticals Holdings, Inc.; Obtains Controlling Interest in Profitable Leading Chinese Pharmaceutical Company 2NeoStem Acquires China Biopharmaceuticals Holdings, Inc.; Obtains Controlling Interest in Profitable Leading Chinese Pharmaceutical Company 3NeoStem Acquires China Biopharmaceuticals Holdings, Inc.; Obtains Controlling Interest in Profitable Leading Chinese Pharmaceutical Company 4Former Miss USA Shawnae Jebbia Shines with Siemens Pure 2Former Miss USA Shawnae Jebbia Shines with Siemens Pure 3
... for the professional ophthalmic photographer. Integrated flash, ... background illumination, all controlled through a release ... as well as adaptors allowing for the ... professional level digital and 35 mm cameras, ...
... Used for venous pressure monitoring, blood ... fluids. Turbo-Flo polyurethane PICC line sets ... Rates, Micropuncture Introducer Needle, ... be trimmed to patient specific anatomy. ...
The Properdin ELISA Kit is approved for in-vitro diagnostic use and measurement of properdin serum levels, relevant in cases of recurrent meningococcal infection and recurrent bacterial meningitis....
... bottom allows easy withdrawal of solution ,• ... Nesting ring allows easy separation ... 4, 8, and 12 channel pipettors. Angled ... of practically all of the solution. The ...
Medicine Products: